Favorite simple ways to increase happiness each day

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailSimple Ways to Increase Happiness Each Day Audrey Hepburn once said, “The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.” If you think that’s easier said than done, consider the following ways to lighten your day and your life. Take[Read more]

Free Prenatal Class

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailPrenatal Class With: Dr. Irene Papaconstadopoulos, MD FAAP. Board Certified Pediatrician When: October 9, 2019 @ 2pm Where: HMSA offices Kahului (next to Target) Reserve your spot at: www.frankbaummd.com Know before Due-day! Studies have shown that learning about breastfeeding and normal newborn growth BEFORE delivery increases your chances of[Read more]

Diaper Service on Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMālama ʻāina, one diaper at a time! Like most expecting parents, there are many questions and decisions to make before a baby is born – doctor or mid-wife; hospital or home birth; the right stroller and car seat; bottle or breastfeed and diapering.   The Hard Facts Just for[Read more]

3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailQueen Ka’ahumanu Center and Maui Family Magazine present the 3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center on Saturday, September 28 from 10am to 1pm.   3rd ANNUAL MAUI BABY EXPO CRAWLING CONTEST  Queen Ka’ahumanu Center and Maui Family Magazine present the 3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo on[Read more]

Haole Rot (A Common Fungal Infection)

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHaole Rot or as they call it in the medical field Tinea Versicolor is a common skin fungal infection. It affects all ages and develops from sweat mixing with an overgrowth of yeast on the skin’s surface. Haole rot is usually more noticeable with sun exposure as all areas[Read more]

Enjoy Your Summer Pregnancy

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailFor Maui moms, this article could be titled, “Enjoy Your Maui Pregnancy,” since we are in the land of the “endless summer.” If you’re pregnant and wondering how to handle the heat and humidity, these tips may help: Drink plenty of water. During the warmer months, our bodies need[Read more]

Breastfeeding Myth Busters

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailIMPORTANT: ARTICLE CORRECTION Myth: Breastfeeding is easy and everyone can do it. Fact: While breastfeeding is a mother’s natural way of nourishing her baby, it isn’t as easy for some mothers and it doesn’t always work as planned. This is why there are lactation specialists who can help in[Read more]

Baby Blues & Postpartum Depression

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBaby blues occurs in 70% of all new mothers within the third or fourth day after birth. Symptoms include crying for no reason, irritability, restlessness and anxiety. Postpartum Depression is different and more debilitating, occurring in 1 out of 10 mothers. The onset of symptoms usually begin days after[Read more]